Registered Nurse (RN)- Inpatient- Operating Room- Woodlands

 
Position: Registered Nurse (RN)- Inpatient- Operating Room- Woodlands

Job ID: 153043

Location: US-TX-The Woodlands

Department: WOO PACU

Talent Area: Registered Nurse

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 1030a-7p

About Texas Children's Hospital

  Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands is north Houston’s first true, free-standing pediatric hospital designed, equipped and staffed exclusively to provide care in more than 25 areas of specialty care for children and adolescents. Hospital facilities include 24 emergency center rooms, outpatient exam rooms, radiology rooms, operating rooms and acute care beds, as well as a pediatric intensive care unit (PICU). To join our community of 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org   Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.     Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Summary:

We are searching for a Staff Nurse Full Time-Operating Room- Woodlands– someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you’ll provide nursing care to patients by assessing, planning, educating, implementing, and evaluating age-appropriate care in a manner that incorporates family-centered principles and cost-effective care.

 

Think you’ve got what it takes?



Responsibilities :

  • Perform and document assessments of the patient/family including biophysical, psychosocial, developmental, cultural, spiritual, and environmental needs in an organized manner
  • Collect and analyze data from the medical record in order to coordinate patient care
  • Analyze situations, anticipate potential problems, and detect changes in patient status
  • Identify patient’s needs pertaining to patient teaching, discharge planning, growth and development, nutritional screening, functional status, and pain management
  • Develop an individualized plan of care based upon the nursing assessment and re-prioritize as needed
  • Participate in interdisciplinary rounds and/or patient care conferences and document it in the medical record
  • Execute therapeutic physician or nurse interventions according to establish standards of practice
  • Evaluate and document the patient’s response to the care provided and recognize their progress toward meeting the desired outcome
  • Identify actual/potential barrier to learning and utilize teaching strategies as appropriate
  • Serve as a patient/family advocate while caring for the patients and collaborate with other health care team members
  • Maintain confidentiality concerning patient/family issues
  • Utilize patient supplies and equipment in a cost-effective manner
  • Administer and document medication and treatments in a timely manner
  • Attend mandatory training and developmental activities


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing or an associate’s degree, technical diploma, or current enrollment in a nursing bridge program is required
  • RN and BLS certification required
  • 1 year professional nursing experience
  • Operating Room experience strongly preferred


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